Alabama Courses of Study
AL.5. United States Studies: Beginnings to the Industrial Revolution
5.8. Identify major events of the American Revolution, including the battles of Lexington and Concord, Bunker Hill, Saratoga, and Yorktown.
5.8.1. Describing principles contained in the Declaration of Independence.
5.8.2. Explaining contributions of Thomas Jefferson, Samuel Adams, Paul Revere, Patrick Henry, Thomas Paine, George Washington, Haym Solomon, and supporters from other countries to the American Revolution.
5.8.4. Describing efforts to mobilize support for the American Revolution by the Minutemen, Committees of Correspondence, First Continental Congress, Sons of Liberty, boycotts, and the Second Continental Congress.
5.8.5. Locating on a map major battle sites of the American Revolution, including the battles of Lexington and Concord, Bunker Hill, Saratoga, and Yorktown.
5.8.6. Recognizing reasons for colonial victory in the American Revolution.
5.8.7. Explaining the effect of the Treaty of Paris of 1783 on the development of the United States.